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MAIUS, Angelus.


Vetus et Novum Testamentum Ex Antiquissimo Codice Vaticano Edidit Angelus Maius. 1857.

5 Vols. Large 4to. (32 x 23 cm). Bound by J Duffy of Dublin in full black morocco with multiple gilt and blind tooled borders, central gilt cross motif, spines with raised bands, richly gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, inner dentelles gilt. With binders signature in gilt to lower boards. Ex-libris Bishopric of Cornwall presented by Rev. Franke Parker...1883 with printed label to pastedown. A very clean handsome set.

Although in existence in type since 1838 it was not published until after the death of Maius in 1854.

Bibliography

(See Darlow & Moule, 4862).

Price £ 1500.00
Stock Code F37027
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